Shadow puppets have been used by many Eastern and Western cultures to tell their stories. This is an example of a finely cut Wayang Kulit puppet from Java, Indonesia. It is made from buffalo skin with rods made from cow horns.

Shadow puppets have been used by many Eastern and Western cultures to tell their stories. This is an example of a finely cut Wayang Kulit puppet from Java, Indonesia. It is made from buffalo skin with rods made from cow horns.

dancing indonesia | Tumblr

dancing indonesia | Tumblr

Indonesia ~ Dancer from Koedoes, Java ~ 1867

Indonesia ~ Dancer from Koedoes, Java ~ 1867

A Javanese boy #zimmermanngoesto

A Javanese boy #zimmermanngoesto

Portret van de Sultan van Djogjakarta Hamengkoe Boewono VI (1855-1877)

Portret van de Sultan van Djogjakarta Hamengkoe Boewono VI (1855-1877)

Sultan Hamangkoe Buwonoe VII of Yogjakarta (c. 1880 CE Central Java) -Kassian Cephas Tropenmuseum

Sultan Hamangkoe Buwonoe VII of Yogjakarta (c. 1880 CE Central Java) -Kassian Cephas Tropenmuseum

Young Javanese dancers, Java. Date unknown.

Young Javanese dancers, Java. Date unknown.

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